Predajna-Horky (Triassic of Slovakia)

Where: Slovakia (48.8° N, 19.5° E: paleocoordinates 2.2° N, 31.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Jasenie Member (Zamostie Limestone Formation), Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• upper Pelsonian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; lithified, dolomitic, cherty/siliceous wackestone

• Thin-banked dark-grey limestones with sproadical balck chert conretions. Thin marly intercalations. Biomicrite

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: mechanical,

• Whole fauna

Primary reference: M. Kochanova and J. Michalik. 1986. Stratigraphy and macrofauna of the Zámostie limestones (upper Pelsonian-lower Illyrian) of the Choc Nappe at the southern slopes of the Nizke Tatry Mts. (West Carpathians). Geologica Carpathica 37(4):501-531 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 44913: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 20.09.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Taxonomy seems outdated
Cirripedia
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Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
"Piarorhynchella trinodosi" = Nudirostralina trinodosi
"Piarorhynchella trinodosi" = Nudirostralina trinodosi Bittner 1890
ca. 400
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
Aulacothyris sp. Douville 1880
Aulacothyris sp. (cf. angusta?)
 Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae
Mentzelia sp. Quenstedt 1871
Scaphopoda
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
"Dentalium (Antalis) sp." = Antalis
"Dentalium (Antalis) sp." = Antalis Adams and Adams 1854 tusk shell
Dentalium (Antalis) sp. (D. aff. laeve?)
Gastropoda
 Heterostropha - Gordenellidae
"Promathilda sp." = Promathildia, "Promathilda cf. subnodosa" = Promathildia, "Promathilda cf. contraria" = Promathildia
"Promathilda sp." = Promathildia Andreae 1887 snail
"Promathilda cf. subnodosa" = Promathildia snail
"Promathilda cf. contraria" = Promathildia snail
 Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae
 Trochoidea - Liotiidae
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) cf. granulatus" = Woehrmannia granulatus
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) cf. granulatus" = Woehrmannia granulatus Assmann 1924 snail
Straparolus (Euomphalus) cf. granulatus
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
Bivalvia
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
Schafhaeutlia sp. Cossmann 1897 clam
 Protobranchia - Malletiidae
Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Noritidae
Norites sp. Mojsisovics 1869 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Balatonitidae
Balatonites sp. Mojsisovics 1879 ceratite